Journal of Oncology / 2010 / Article / Tab 1

Review Article

Significance of Circulating Tumor Cells Detected by the CellSearch System in Patients with Metastatic Breast Colorectal and Prostate Cancer

Table 1

Frequency of CTC in 7.5 mL of blood from normal donors: patients with benign disease and metastatic breast, colorectal, and prostate cancer patients before initiation of a new line therapy.

Percentage of patients with CTC above threshold
# pat 1 5 10 50 100 500 1000

Normal2953.40.00.00.00.00.00.0
Benign2557.50.40.40.00.00.00.0
Breast17770.649.738.420.915.83.42.8
Colorectal41347.518.211.62.41.00.00.0
Prostate21877.557.345.020.613.83.72.3